Electrical Installation Level 1

MOA
egg-timerFull Time
Level
arrowLevel 1
Type
hat16-18, Adult FT
Duration
calendar1 Year
Location
pinLancaster & Morecambe College
Start date: 07/09/2020

This course gives the learner a good introduction to both theoretical and practical aspects of electrical installation and can lead to an Electrical Apprenticeship or progression onto the full time Level 2 Electrical Installation. Electicians have exciting opportunities of work varying from domestic settings to industrial environments. This course requires you to actively solve problems and is ideal for someone who wants to pursue a hands on career.

Who is this Course for?

This course is designed for 16-18 year old and adult learners, the course will include a substantial amount of careers related learning designed to support progression to the suitable next step, this could include educational trips, employability skills and employer encounters such as guest speakers. For 16-18 year old learners this will be delivered as a study programme which includes math and English where applicable and work experience.

What progression and career opportunities will I gain?

The course can lead on to Electrical Installations Level 2 or an Apprenticeship.

What are the entry requirements for the course?

3 GCSEs at grade G/1 or higher PLUS grade F/2 or higher in Maths and English.

Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.

What does the course involve?

You will study the following:

• Cables and accessories.

• Trunking, tray and conduit systems.

• The construction industry.

• Health and safety.

• Sustainability in domestic dwellings.

• Electrical science and technology.

All students aged 16 -19 are required to study Functional Skills English and maths qualifications or GCSE mathematics and English if not already awarded a grade C/4 or higher in these subjects. If you have a grade D/3 at GCSE you will study maths and/or English GCSE. Students with a grade lower than D/3 will work towards GCSE through the study of maths and English Functional Skills. Students aged 19+ are strongly encouraged to take relevant maths and English qualifications to support progression into further or higher education, training or employment.

All LMC students will receive tutorial support.

How will I be Assessed?

This course is continuously assessed using a range of methods including assignments, practical performance and exams/ online tests

What qualification will I get?

On completion of the course you will receive the City & Guilds Level 1 Electrical Installations. Nationally recognised by employers & further education.

What do I do Next?

For information, advice and guidance or to apply please phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521385 or 0800 306306

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